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ITEQ® — The First Israeli Tech ETF Simplifies its Name to BlueStar Israel Technology ETF

  SUMMIT, N.J. ― March 6, 2018 ― As of today’s market open, the first ETF to target the Israel technology industry, NYSE Ticker: ITEQ®, has evolved its name to BlueStar Israel Technology ETF, from...

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BlueStar Indexes® Announces Semi-Annual Rebalance Results for December 2017 and Changes to Index Methodologies.

Flagship Israeli equity indexes gain constituents, Hong Kong-listed stock added, bringing coverage to Israeli companies listed on seven exchanges.   NEW YORK ― December 8, 2017 ― BlueStar...

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BlueStar Indexes and Aperio Launch Israel Exposure Tilt Strategy

Aperio Group, LLC and BlueStar Indexes® announce the launch of the first-ever investment strategy designed to overweight public companies that have a strong connection to the Israeli economy and its...

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July 2017 BlueStar Israel Equity Review & Outlook

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Wix Seen as Acquisition Target & More.....[BlueStar Indexes Newsletter]

According to an Oppenheimer survey of Israeli investment institutions, the Israeli DIY website builder could be the next acquisition target  . Read more on this in this week's newsletter. 

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May 2017 BlueStar Israel Equity Review & Outlook

ISRAELI EQUITIES GAIN AGAIN AS COMPANIES & ECONOMY DELIVER Israeli Global Equities, as measured by BIGI®, gained 1.84% in April and 10.49% in 2017 to-date.  BIGI® outpaced US equities for the fourth...

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Israel and Japan strengthen cooperation on cybersecurity [BlueStar Indexes Newsletter]

Israel and Japan today signed two cooperation agreements to enhance economic and industrial collaboration between the countries. Read more on this in this week's newsletter.   

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NEWS RELEASE: Perrigo Co. Was Up More Than 8% in Early Trading Today.

Perrigo Co. announced yesterday that it would need to restate historical financial statements without providing much detail. This left investors worried during yesterday's session and overnight. 

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April 2017 BlueStar Israel Equity Review & Outlook

ISRAELI GLOBAL EQUITIES LEAD DEVELOPED MARKETS IN Q1 2017 AS TAILWINDS STRENGTHEN Israeli Global Equities, as measured by BIGI®, gained 1.65% in March and 8.32% in Q1 2017.  BIGI® outpaced US...

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Why the majority of Jewish Funds and Federations are skipping Israel? [BlueStar Indexes Newsletter]

More Jewish or pro-Israel investors have the bulk of their portfolios in Qatar, UAE, Malaysia and Indonesia than in Israel. Read more on this in this week's newsletter. 

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